Emirates Information Company – One 12 months forward of the opening of Expo 2020, UAE is able to host thousands and thousands of tourists to construct the longer term

DUBAI, 30th September 2020 (WAM) – With one 12 months to go to the mega-event, the UAE is able to host the primary World Expo to be held within the Center East, Africa and South Asia area. UAE federal authorities and native organisations are able to obtain greater than 190 international locations, and are ready to welcome thousands and thousands of tourists to a web site that mixes inspiring structure with cutting-edge applied sciences – a gathering level for “Connecting Minds, Creating the Future”.

With 365 days till Expo 2020 Dubai opens its doorways to the world, Dubai is able to carry the world collectively and the joy is constructing.

In October subsequent 12 months, the UAE will welcome the world to a worldwide mega-event that goals to reconnect individuals, cultures and society following the COVID-19 pandemic. That includes a spectacular calendar of day by day occasions and programming, a wealthy number of international delicacies, and a once-in-a-lifetime showcase of arts, structure, leisure, tradition and expertise, Expo 2020 pays tribute to the resilience of humanity, its capability to innovate, and its pursuit of optimism within the face of adversity.

Progress at Expo 2020 has continued at tempo. Greater than 210 million work hours have been accomplished on the location and all everlasting Expo-led development is full. Match-out, landscaping, and development of Nation Pavilions will conclude on the finish of the 12 months.

Reviewing progress and preparations towards the key worldwide occasion, leaders of Dubai and the UAE’s private and non-private sectors have confirmed the UAE’s and Dubai’s readiness to internet hosting this mega occasion and its guests from all world wide.

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Govt of Emirates Airline and Group, Chairman of Dubai Airports, and Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Greater Committee, stated: “In only one 12 months’s time, because the UAE have a good time its Golden Jubilee and we sit up for the following 50 years of our nation, we shall be bringing the world collectively for an unparalleled World Expo, anchored within the values of solidarity, cooperation and creativity.

These values have been the pillars of our profitable financial mannequin, which has by no means stopped adapting to world modifications throughout the previous few a long time. Expo 2020 Dubai shall be a significant milestone in our growth journey and shall be adopted by equally formidable tasks.

“We now have adopted cooperation and collaboration as our ethos in our work with Worldwide Members, native and federal UAE authorities organisations, Official Companions and all classes of the UAE neighborhood.

“We’re able to welcome the world for an distinctive occasion, and we plan to depart a significant legacy within the type of the constructive affect our World Expo could have on the lives, minds and hearts of thousands and thousands everywhere in the globe.”

Since work started on the Expo 2020 venture, collaboration amongst groups throughout the UAE, and between the UAE and taking part international locations, has been key to delivering an occasion that befits the UAE and the ambitions of its management. It has additionally been instrumental in guaranteeing that every nation’s participation displays its visions and aspirations.

Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, and Commissioner Common of Expo 2020 Dubai, stated: “The countdown has begun to an distinctive Expo. It’s the intention of the UAE’s management to host an occasion befitting the achievements and ambitions of our nation, which is able to have a good time its Golden Jubilee, with the world, subsequent 12 months.

“Expo 2020 Dubai will stand testomony to the truth that nice outcomes may be achieved after we collaborate on formidable targets. Through the occasion, we are going to display how our nation values tolerance and the way it has grow to be a pillar of our society. Tolerance provides rise to cooperation, a price instilled in us throughout generations. And at Expo 2020, we goal to share with the world how tolerance and cooperation kind the muse with which our nation has superior and developed.”

“The world goes via a troublesome interval. However right here within the UAE, our historical past and our management have taught us that progress needn’t be halted due to obstacles in its manner. That is our message and our imaginative and prescient for the way forward for humanity that we goal to share, not by phrases alone, however by opening our doorways to the world throughout Expo 2020. By sharing innovation, creativity, and concepts for the nice of all of humanity, Expo 2020 shall be an important second for our area and the world.”

Expo 2020 shall be one of many first international, large-scale occasions to be held publish COVID-19. It’s going to have a good time humanity’s resilience and achievements, and its capability to innovate for a greater future. Greater than 190 international locations, plus firms, worldwide organisations and academic establishments, will take part within the six-month occasion that can shed the sunshine on the most important challenges dealing with our world, and encourage a collective motion in direction of constructing a greater future for all of us.

Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shaibani, Director Common of His Highness The Ruler’s Courtroom and Vice Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Greater Committee, stated: “The directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minster of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, and his steady follow-up throughout all phases of this nice nationwide venture had been key drivers in inspiring the completion of preparations a 12 months earlier than the opening date of Expo 2020 Dubai.

“Dubai and the UAE are eagerly awaiting this international occasion, which is able to reiterate Dubai’s place as a worldwide hub for entrepreneurship and ambition. The Expo platform will present alternatives for everybody to discover new horizons and set up new partnerships that reply to the wants of the 21st century. The participation of greater than 190 international locations and the presence of organisations from world wide is a affirmation of Dubai’s efficient position globally. Right this moment, whereas we begin our countdown of 1 12 months to go till Expo opens its doorways, we inform the world that Dubai and the UAE are able to welcome and obtain you in October 2021.”

As a nationwide occasion, being held within the 12 months that the nation celebrates its Golden jubilee, Dubai and the UAE’s federal, native and personal entities have come collectively to collaborate on delivering this milestone occasion. This contains agreements with Abu Dhabi Division of Tradition and Tourism, and the Ras Al Khaimah Tourism and Growth Authority on wide-ranging initiatives to drive visitation from key worldwide supply markets.

Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, Member of Abu Dhabi Govt Council and Member of the Expo 2020 Dubai Greater Committee, stated: “Working with greater than 190 taking part international locations, we’ve taken enormous steps on our manner in direction of internet hosting the world within the UAE at Expo 2020, working collectively to assist innovation and showcase mankind’s achievements. It’s going to present an impressive platform for the UAE to replicate the ambitions of its management in enhancing worldwide cooperation.

“We’re working onerous to assist Expo 2020 Dubai foster innovation via its partnerships, companions and members, to serve humanity’s ambitions, assist obtain sustainable growth and set up partnerships that can proceed past 2022, within the area and throughout the entire world.”

Expo 2020 Dubai will give attention to discovering options for challenges via innovation, expertise and cooperation – sharing and galvanizing concepts and driving human progress in all fields.

And with the world on the sting of unprecedented transformation owing to the fourth industrial revolution, Expo 2020 will shed a robust mild on the promise of innovation and expertise in fixing the world’s most urgent challenges. Along with site-wide 5G connectivity supplied by Premier Associate Etisalat, robotics throughout the location, in addition to different subsequent technology marvels for guests to expertise, Expo will spotlight how innovators backed by its international innovation and affect grant programme, Expo Dwell, and novel concepts chosen for the International Greatest Follow Programme, are coming to the help of thousands and thousands in marginalised communities world wide.

Dr. Sultan Ahmad Al Jaber, Minister of Trade and Superior Expertise, and Member of the Expo Dubai Greater Committee, added: “As we start the countdown in direction of the launch of Expo 2020 Dubai going down on October 1 2021, I’m assured that it’s going to have a tangible and lasting affect on taking part international locations from world wide throughout a number of areas, together with trade, commerce, tradition, tourism and extra.

“At a time when the world must unite as by no means earlier than, the UAE appears to be like ahead to bringing collectively individuals of all cultures, creeds and religions, by connecting minds with a view to create a greater future for all. Because of our management’s sound imaginative and prescient, there isn’t any doubt that Expo will play a strategic position as a important convening platform for empowering joint motion for a brand new international imaginative and prescient of the post-Covid-19 period, with a give attention to leveraging the improvements and applied sciences of the Fourth Industrial Revolution; constructing a brighter, economically and socially sustainable future for this technology and generations to return.”

Expo may even strengthen the place of Dubai and UAE on the worldwide tourism map. To assist this goal, Dubai Exhibition Centre (DEC) was constructed on the Expo 2020 web site on the coronary heart of Dubai South, offering a wonderful area for conferences and exhibitions that can drive the enterprise companies sector and entice guests from the UAE and overseas, contributing to a sustainable various financial system.

Khalifa Al Zaffin, Govt Chairman of Dubai Aviation Metropolis Company and Dubai South, stated: “Our clever management appears to be like upon Expo 2020 as a platform to consolidate Dubai’s place as one of many world’s most most popular locations throughout a number of fields. We’re, subsequently, becoming a member of forces with numerous its establishments to current an distinctive model that might replicate our satisfaction. Dubai South has labored to embody these visions and techniques by offering an inspiring expertise for people and the enterprise neighborhood which might be based mostly inside it, enhancing the productiveness, prosperity of all.

“We’re assured that the occasion will play a outstanding position in reaching our ambitions of highlighting the attractiveness of the Emirate as a promising vacation spot for international direct funding. This can positively replicate upon all our key sectors which might be being developed, together with actual property, logistics and aviation. Expo 2020 will spotlight the success of our imaginative and prescient being realised due to our strategic location in proximity to Al Maktoum Worldwide Airport, our reliance on our promising human potential, our stimulating of creativity and innovation, and our fulfilment of its slogan ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future.”

With the goal of shifting thousands and thousands of tourists to and from the location in an accessible, protected and clean method, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has constructed a complicated transport infrastructure, including Route 2020, able to transporting 46,000 individuals each hour to and from the Expo web site, to the Dubai Metro Pink Line, and creating an unlimited highway community.

Mattar Mohammed Al Tayer, Director Common, Chairman of the Board of Administrators on the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) stated: “RTA has accomplished development on the vast majority of the roads and transport tasks inside the built-in plan to ensure that Dubai to host Expo 2020. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai inaugurated Route 2020, the extension of the Dubai Metro crimson line from the Jebel Ali station to the Expo 2020 web site.

“The route spans a size of 15 kilometers at a value of greater than AED 11 billion. Moreover, within the first quarter of 2020, RTA accomplished all phases of roads venture resulting in the Expo web site venture, costing greater than AED three billion. The venture works included the interchange of Expo Street; the interchange of Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Street with the Expo Street; the entrances to the Expo 2020 web site from Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Street; the interchange of Expo Street with Sheikh Zayed bin Hamdan Al Nahyan Street; the interchange of Sheikh Zayed bin Hamdan Al Nahyan Street within the Dubai Funding Park with Al Yalayis Road; the interchange of Emirates Street with Expo Street; in addition to the completion of the Airport Street growth venture to accommodate the anticipated improve in passengers that can use Dubai Worldwide Airport.

“RTA is at present creating 14 stations and bus stops that can serve Expo 2020, and can allocate buses to move passengers from particular stations in Dubai and the remainder of the Emirates. In Dubai, stations will provide a service each 15 minutes throughout peak hours. The buses designated to move Expo guests adhere to the European specs for low carbon emissions (Euro 6), characteristic interactive contact screens that show dwell details about the bus journey, provide snug seats, and have excessive security requirements with seat belts which might be adjustable for all ages within the household space.”

Many authorities our bodies have a significant position within the preparation for a profitable Expo that displays the UAE’s imaginative and prescient. For instance, DEWA will present Expo with clear power from the brand new Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Photo voltaic Park, the biggest photo voltaic power park on this planet. DEWA may even construct three substations and numerous charging stations for electrical automobiles.

Dubai Municipality has additionally helped develop Expo’s infrastructure and to boost the customer expertise by creating nurseries and offering bushes.

Dawoud Al Hajri, Director Common of Dubai Municipality and Member of the Expo Dubai Greater Committee stated: “With preparations below manner on a sooner tempo towards Expo 2020, numerous institutions within the nation are becoming a member of forces to make this enormous occasion a hit, to announce their full readiness by finishing their qualitative tasks to obtain this international occasion.

“Dubai Municipality has applied irrigation and agriculture tasks on the roads resulting in and surrounding the Expo on a web site of two.45 sq. kilometres. The whole variety of vegetation equipped by the Municipality to the Expo web site is 613,389. Dubai Municipality can also be engaged on implementing numerous strategic tasks to fulfill the longer term wants of the Emirate of Dubai in preparation for internet hosting the occasion, a very powerful of which is the Deep Tunnel Venture, a primary of its form within the area, which covers giant areas of the emirate, together with the Al Maktoum Airport space and the Expo 2020 space. We’re additionally engaged on every little thing associated to the logistical issues to host this nice occasion, in order that Dubai turns into the assembly place of the world, which is welcomed on the land of future and the boundless achievements.”

Emaar Properties can also be taking part in a key position in direction of delivering Expo 2020, lending its experience in development and growth in direction of delivering the Thematic Pavilions and Districts on time and on funds, and by way of its subsidiary, Emaar Hospitality, which is Expo’s Official Lodge and Hospitality Associate.

Mohamed Alabbar, Founding father of Emaar Properties and Member of the Expo 2020 Dubai Greater Committee, stated: “Expo 2020 would be the largest occasion to be hosted within the area, and can give energy to the UAE, together with actual property, which is already gaining momentum. That is highlighted by the fast restoration of the actual property sector following the COVID-19 pandemic, which has impacted all sectors. Expo 2020 shall be totally supported with all required sources, as we’re assured of the occasion’s constructive affect throughout all sectors, and we imagine it is going to considerably bolster the nationwide financial system.”

Dubai Tourism, via quite a lot of actions, will play an important position in attracting vacationers, companies, MICE and different sectors, serving to Expo to realize its purpose of 25 million visits.

Helal Saeed Almarri, Director Common, Dubai’s Division of Tourism and Commerce Advertising and marketing, and Expo 2020 Dubai Greater Committee Member, stated: “Beneath the steerage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, we’re in prime place to efficiently navigate the present international challenges and assist outline a reinvigorated narrative on pioneering the way forward for international tourism and enterprise. Expo 2020 Dubai is the personification of this journey, and thru the solidarity of all private and non-private sector stakeholders in addition to the dedication of our worldwide accomplice networks, we’re readying to welcome again thousands and thousands of vacationers from each nook of the world.”

“The one 12 months to go milestone of Expo 2020 additionally coincides with Dubai being the primary main international vacation spot to completely open up its MICE sector internationally, critically spearheading the re-ignition of crucial networking occasions and head to head engagement, that are important elements in accelerating the revival of all main sectors. That is testomony to town’s dealing with of the pandemic and its capability to adapt quickly, which shall be key drivers within the supply of a world-class and extremely related World Expo and additional fast-tracks Dubai’s progress trajectory as a high 5 international tourism hub for each enterprise and leisure.”

And when these thousands and thousands of customer arrive within the metropolis, Dubai Police will assist to make sure that Dubai maintains its place as one of many world’s main cities for recreation, enterprise and security.

Lieutenant Common Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police and Chairman of the Expo Safety Committee, stated: “World Expos are the place civilisations meet to change data and discover alternatives. And Dubai Police is harnessing all its capabilities to serve this international occasion, which is an financial, tourism and cultural addition to the Emirate specifically and the nation normally.

“Dubai has a versatile infrastructure and an built-in work system that saved tempo with all international necessities and requirements. Dubai can also be distinguished for its implementation of the very best specs and requirements that qualify it to host this historic occasion. Its main place is reassured by its possession of expertise, superior technique of communication, newest synthetic intelligence applied sciences, and world class companies.

“Our work is particularly involved with the safety side, so periodic conferences are held below the umbrella of the Safety Council to evaluation the workflow and consider the work finished by involved groups. The pressure additionally supplies modern technology-based coaching strategies, facilitates the method of coaching volunteers, supplies numerous coaching halls, and contributes to designing coaching programmes in coordination with the volunteer work group. We additionally assist the programme with certified trainers who contribute to offering modern coaching content material for volunteers.”

For the six months of the Expo, a spectacular calendar of occasions masking structure, arts, leisure and expertise will encourage thousands and thousands of individuals to find connections to cultures, enterprise alternatives, and options in direction of a greater future for everybody on the planet.

As Expo marks this key milestone, Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Minister of State for Worldwide Cooperation, and Director Common, Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau, stated: “Our management has spared no effort, guided us, and supplied all sources to make sure that our World Expo shall be a real expression of the UAE’s values, reflecting its ambition to construct a greater future for us, the area and the world – a way forward for which coming generations shall be proud.”

“Our World Expo has a mission to encourage hope, and within the coming weeks we are going to start to share new particulars and concepts about area, well being and wellness, journey and connectivity and different topics that sit on the coronary heart of this Expo. We hope that individuals will be a part of us to realize our aims to carry the world collectively and put humanity and the planet on the correct path in direction of dignity for all.

“As we mark a 12 months to go till we open, I wish to thank all those that work so onerous and so passionately to ship an distinctive Expo. From worldwide members, to authorities entities to the Expo tribe that has labored diligently and remained dedicated to bringing the occasion to fruition. The journey has been price it, and in 365 days we are going to share our pleasure and our ardour with thousands and thousands.”

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